April 28, 2015 Committee Meeting

April 28, 2015 Committee Meeting
  • April 28, 2015 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Administrative Conference of the United States
1120 20th Street, NW Suite 706 South Washington, DC 20036

Meeting of the Committee on Adjudication to discuss the Federal Administrative Adjudication and Declaratory Orders projects.

April 28, 2015 - 2:00 pm EDT


Committee Chair
Staff Counsel

Research Projects

The Administrative Conference undertook a project to map the contours of the federal administrative adjudicatory process, including both “formal” adjudication conducted under the Administrative Procedure Act and “informal” adjudication. There was no single, up-to-date resource that painted a comprehensive picture of agency adjudications across the federal government. This study aimed to fill the knowledge gap by:

Recommendation 2015-3  Declaratory Orders identifies contexts in which agencies should consider the use of declaratory orders in administrative adjudications.